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The Department of Materials Science and Metallurgical Engineering(MSME) was established in the year 2007 and is dedicated to the advancement of education and research in materials science and metallurgical engineering. It had initiated teaching programs at the bachelor's degree level and master's degree level in 2007 and 2012 respectively.
 

At present, the Department has faculty strength of 8 (2 permanent and 6 on contract). The department is in its initial growth stage and being supported by the eminent scientists for R&D works. The department is having a B.Tech programme on Materials Science & Metallurgical Engineering and one M.Tech Programme on Materials Science and Technology. The current intake capacity of the department for B.Tech programme is 63 and 18 for M.Tech programme.  Presently about 9 research students are enrolled in Ph.D. and 33 students pursuing M.Tech degree. The research interests of the Department encompass Advanced Materials including nano-materials, thin films, ceramics, polymers, Structure-property relationship in metallic and non-metallic materials and advanced composites, in addition to the core areas like Process Metallurgy, Extractive Metallurgy, Physical Metallurgy and Mechanical behaviour of materials. The Department has developed few state-of-art advanced materials characterization facilities to support industries.

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Faculty

Dr.Sanjay Srivastava

Dr.Sanjay Srivastava

Designation: Associate Professor & (HOD)

Qualification: M.Tech, Ph.D.

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e-mail: s.srivastava.msme@gmail.comsanjumanit@yahoo.com

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Dr.C.Sasikumar

Dr.C.Sasikumar

Designation: Assistant Professor

Qualification: Ph.D (Metallurgical Engineering)

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e-mail: csasimv@yahoo.com

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Staff

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Facilities of the Department
Scanning Electron Microscope With EDX
SCANNING
Model JEOL - JAPAN (JSM 6390A)
Resolution 3.0 nm(30kV)
Accelerating voltage 0.5 to 30 kV
Magnification x5 to 300,000
Filament Pre-centered W hairpin filament (with continuous auto bias)
Objective lens Super conical lens
Objective lens apertures Three position, controllable in X/Y directions
Maximum specimen size: 32mm full coverage
Specimen stage** Eucentric goniometer
X=20mm, Y=10mm, Z=5mm-48mm
R=360° (endless)
Tilt -10/+90°
Display LCD 20 inch, high resolution FPD
Sample requirements  
Requisition form
XRD Facility
SCANNING
Model RIGAKU – JAPAN (MINIFLEX)
Maximum power 300 w
Tube voltage 30 kV
Tube Current 10 mA
Shutter Rotary Shutter
X-Ray tube Cu,Co,Fe
Filter Kβ Foil filter
Monochromator Graphite
Goniometer  
Type Vertical
Radius 150 mm
Scanning range -3 to 145° (2θ)
Scanning speed 0.01 to 100°/min (2θ)
Minimum step width 0.005° (2θ)
Accuracy ±0.02°
Detector  
Scintillation counter NaI scintillator
Software PDXL
Sample requirements  
    Requisition form
OPTICAL EMISSION SPECTROMETER
SCANNING
Model/Type Glow Discharge optical emission/ LECO – USA (GDS 500A)
Metals that can analyzed Fe base alloys, Low Alloy Steel, Stainless steel, Cast Iron, Al alloys,
Cu alloys, Nickel alloys
Resolution 0.06 nm
Spectral Range 165 nm to 460 nm
Source 4 mm DC source lamp with auto-cleaning reamer
Sample environment Low pressure Argon environment (2 to 6 Torr)
Cathode potential -800 to -1200 V
Software LECO GDS 500
Sample requirements Solid metallic samples
25 to 30 mm dia or square
2-20 mm thickness
  Requisition form
POTENTIOSTAT/GALVANOSTAT/ZRA
SCANNING
Model Reference 600™, Gamry, USA
electrode measurements 2, 3, and 4
Control Modes Potentiostatic, Galvanostatic and Zero Resistance Ammeter

Applications

v Physical Electrochemistry v Sensor Development v Corrosion Measurements v Coatings Evaluation v Microelectrodes v Fast Cyclic Voltammetry v Electrochemical Noise
Max Current ±600 ma
Current Ranges 11 (60 pA - 600 mA)
Min Voltage Resolution 1μV
Min Current Resolution 20 aA
Max Applied Potential ±11 V
Frequency Range 10μHz - 1 MHz
Sample Requirements Solid metallic samples for corrosion testing
25 to 30 mm dia or square
  Requisition form
RAMAN SPECTROSCOPY
SCANNING
Model/Make Model 400-0201 Delta Nu, USA
Applications
  • Thin films
  • mineralogy
  • Advanced nano materials (CNTs, Graphene, nano-diamond, CVD diamond etc.
  • Polymers Composition and Structures
  • Organic Functional Groups
  • Surface Science/Multilayer Analysis
  • In-situ chemical reaction monitoring and analysis
Sample Requirements Non-metallic samples (powders/pellets), Solutions
  Requisition form
METALLURGICAL MICROSCOPE WITH IMAGE ANALYZER
SCANNING
Model Model 7001-1 MS, TENSION, India
Applications Microstructural Analysis of Metals
Magnification 50X to 1200X
Software Image Analyzer
Sample Requirements Metal Samples 10 mm to 30 mm dia/square 10 mm to 30 mm thickness
  Requisition form
ULTRASONIC FLAW DETECTOR
SCANNING
Model EPOCH XT, Olympus
Measurements Thickness, sound path, Projection, Depth, amplitude, time-of-Flight, Min/Max. Depth, Min/Max. amplitude
Pulser  
Pulser Tunable square wave
PRF User selectable or auto from 10Hz to 1kHz
Energy settings 50 V to 475 V in 25 V increments
Pulse width adjustable from 40ns to 5,000ns (0.1 MHz) with Perfectsquare™ technology
Damping 50 Ω, 63 Ω, 150 Ω, 400 Ω
Receiver  
Gain 0 to 110 dB
Maximum input signal 20 V p-p
Receiver input impedance 400 Ω ± 5%
Receiver bandwidth 0.2 MHz to 26.5 MHz at –3 dB
Digital filter settings seven digital filter sets standard (0.2-10 MHz, 2.0-21.5 MHz, 8.0-26.5 MHz, 0.5-4 MHz, 0.2-1.2 MHz, 1.5-8.5 MHz, 5-15 MHz)
Rectification Full-wave, Positive Half-wave, negative Half-wave, RF
Amplitude measurement 0 to 110% full screen height with 0.25% resolution
Test modes Pulse echo, Dual, or through transmission
Pulse echo, Dual, or through transmission Units Millimeters, inches, or microseconds
Range 1.86 mm to 13,409 mm at 5,900
  Requisition form
EDDY CURRENT TESTER
SCANNING
Model OmniScan MX ECA, Olymbus
Applications ECA Surface Crack Detection Inspection, measurement of coating thinckness
Operating frequency 20 Hz to 6 MHz
Maximum voltage 12 Vp-p into 10 Ω
Gain ECT and ECA: 34 dB to 74 dB. BT: 28 dB to 68 dB. Additional adjustable software gain of 0 dB to 30 dB.
Phase rotation 0° to 360° with increments of 0.1°
Acquisition (measurement) rate 1 Hz to 15 kHz, variable depending on configurations.
A/D resolution 16 bits
Filtering FIR low-pass, FIR high-pass, FIR band-pass, FIR band-stop (adjustable cutoff frequency), median filter (variable from 2 points to 200 points), mean filter (variable from 2 points to 200 points)
  Requisition form
PVD CUM PECVD EQUIPMENT
SCANNING
Make & Model Tech App Services, India
Applications Nano-thin films of metals, ceramic materials
Substrates for PVD any metallic substrates (e.g. Fe, W, Co, Ni, etc) Size: 100 mm dia 1-3 mm thickness
Vacuum and measurement systems 10-6mbar Pirani Gauges & Penning Gauges
Gas supply system Provisions for supply of Ar, N2, CH4, C2H2
PIN ON DISC FRICTION WEAR TESTING MACHINE
SCANNING
Model Magnum Engineers, India
load range – up to 200N
Frictional force range up to 200N with a resolution of 1N
Wear measurement range +/-2mm
Sliding speed 0.26 to 10m/s (disc speed 100 to 3000rpm)
Preset timer range up to 99:59:59
Wear disc diameter 160mm (En31 disc 55-60 HRC) and 8mm
Wear disc track diameter 10-140 mm
Specimen pin diameter/diagonal dia. 3mm to 12mm
Pin length 25-30mm
UNIVERSAL TESTING MACHINE
SCANNING
Model Mech.CS.UTE, 40T, Mechatronic Control systems, India
Gauge Length 25 to 50 mm
Maximum Extension 2 mm
Resolution 1 micron
Specimen Diameter 0.5 to 30 mm
Specimen Thickness Upto 30 mm
Specimen Width Upto 30 mm
Tests
  • Tensile Test
  • Compression Test
  • Bend Test
Real time Graphs
  • Dual Graph - Stress Vs %Strain and Load Vs Displacement (If Extensometer is used)
  • Load Vs Displacement
Specimen Types
  • Round
  • Flat Hollow
  • TOR / TMT Steel
HIGH TEMPERATURE TUBE FURNCAE
SCANNING
Model/Type Voltam Furnaces, India
Maximum operating temperature 1600 ºC
Temperature, Heating Element & Control MoSi2,Type B thermocouple
Tube specifications High pure Alumina (Al2O3), Tube diameter 120 mm, Heated tube length 150 mm
Gas supply system non-flammable protective gas (Ar, N2)
PLANETARY BALL MILL
SCANNING
Model Pulverisette-5 (P-5)
Make Fritsch
No. Of Jars 4 (2 Tunsten Carbide-250 mL; 2 Agate- 80 mL)
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